10 Books Starring School Pupils

The best days of your life?

Children across the country are celebrating the impending summer holidays, so spend your last few minutes of peace with a book and reminisce about the days of times tables, forgetting your PE kit and endless exams

Skippy Dies cover

1. Skippy Dies

Paul Murray
Nicholas Nickleby cover

2. Nicholas Nickleby

Charles Dickens
Carrie cover

3. Carrie

Stephen King
Prep cover

5. Prep

Curtis Sittenfeld

6. Special

Bella Bathurst
The Sopranos cover

7. The Sopranos

Alan Warner
Never Let Me Go cover

9. Never Let Me Go

Kazuo Ishiguro
Eleanor & Park cover

10. Eleanor & Park

Rainbow Rowell

List created by

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Sarah Barrie

Sarah is Scottish Book Trust's Website Manager

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